Big Brother Naija season 5 housemates contest start on July 19 – Everything you need to know about Nigeria biggest television reality show

The new season 5 of Big Brother Naija, the Nigeria biggest reality television show start on Sunday, July 19, 2020 at 19:00 WAT.

The BBNaija host Ebuka Obi- chendu will welcome all the new contestants of the season 5 and group them into housemates.

The Global News Nigeria reports, Ebuka is the former housemate of Big Brother Naija back in 2006 and his the proud anchor and host of the last three seasons, See Gobbe, Double Wahala and Pepper Dem.

This year Big Brother Naija season 5 will be different from previous or past editions due to coronavirus pandemic, and all the housemates will wear their face mask in their respective rooms.

The tittle for BBNaija 2020 season 5 and the number of housemates will be announce by the organiser during the live lunch show as it will kick off at 7:00 pm today.

Everything you need to know about Nigeria biggest television reality show

The new BBNaija housemates will observe social distancing and wearing of face mask to clear them from Covid-19.

During the 10 weeks of them in the Big Brother house every housemates will have a leader as they will be assign a task for the team to engage in.

Some of the general rules for the house is that the housemates will not be in contact with outsiders, violence free and they must nominate their fellow housemate for eviction.

  • There is no shower hour for this season according to the organisers.
  • No guest will be allowed inside the BBNaija house or come in contact with the housemates.
  • No spectators or audience during the live eviction show.
  • Ebuka will host the Sunday live eviction show with an empty studio and will be televised live in the  Big Brother house.

How to Vote?

To keep your favourite housemates in the BBNaija house or to win the show, fans must vote for their favourite housemates.

You can offer your vote through; SMS, Mobile site, Desktop website, MyDSTV or MyGOtv APP for subscribers only.

How to watch Big Brother Naija season 5 show

Big Brother Naija season 5 will be televised live 24/7 on DSTV channel 198 and on GOtv channel 29.

The Sunday eviction will be live at 7PM for African Magic Showcase (DSTV Channel 151), African Magic Urban (DSTV Channel 153), African Magic Family (DSTV Channel 154 and Gotv channel 2).

BBNaija Prize for the Season 5 winner

•Dubai trip for 2

•2 bedroom apartment

•N3Om cash prize

•Champions league finale trip, one year supply of pepsi, branded chiller

•OPPO RENO smartphone

•Innoson G40

•Trip to Dublin

•TV and Premium fridge

•Plus other prizes

With weeks of plenty drama, romance, Friday night games and the popular Saturday parties, the Big Brother Naija reality TV have produce a lot of celebrities since the start of first edition in 2006.


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